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Seafarers of the Groote Archipelago : Aborigines and mariners of the islands off Eastern Arnhem Land / Keith Cole
Bib ID 2970837
Format BookBook
Author
Cole, Keith, 1919-
 
Description Bendigo, Vic. : Keith Cole Publications, 1980 
52 p. : ill., maps, ports. ; 28 cm. 
ISBN 0908447078
Summary

Area profile; early contacts; clan names; canoes; Church Missionary Society, missions; 19th and 20th century conflicts including Caledon Bay, inter-tribal, 1933 murder of police constable; mining and landrights; Angurugu, Umbakumba Missions.

Subjects Northern Territory. Groote Eylandt. Exploration. Voyages.  |  Australian Aborigines: Seafaring communities. Social conditions. Northern Territory. Groote Eylandt.  |  Voyages and travels.  |  Aboriginal Australians -- Northern Territory -- Groote Eylandt -- Social conditions.  |  Seafaring life.  |  Religions - Christianity.  |  Law enforcement - Police.  |  Land rights - Excisions and leases - Mining leases.  |  Transport - Water - Canoes.  |  Settlement and contacts - Explorers - European.  |  Race relations - Violent - Massacres, murders, poisonings etc. - To 1900.  |  Settlement and contacts - Macassans and Indonesians.  |  Land rights - Mining industry.  |  Settlement and contacts - Explorers.  |  Groote Eylandt (N.T.) -- Discovery and exploration.  |  Groote Eylandt (N.T.) -- Description and travel.  |  Groote Eylandt (N.T.) -- Discovery and exploration.  |  Angurugu (Groote Eylandt NT Gulf Islands SD53-07)  |  Umbakumba (Groote Eylandt NT Gulf Islands SD53-08)  |  Caledon Bay (East Arnhem Land SD53-04)

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